The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 91 92 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -63
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 31 28 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.53% 1.41% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.48% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 83
Median daily rate £370 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £374 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - £30.00
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1953 1887 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.11% 94.92% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1248 1128
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 61 66
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £36.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 25 £370 +29.82% 17
Castleford - 3 £340 -
Bradford - 1 £275 -
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, PHP Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (46.55%) Linux
5 26 (44.83%) MySQL
6 24 (41.38%) HTML
7 19 (32.76%) CSS
7 19 (32.76%) LAMP
8 16 (27.59%) SQL
9 15 (25.86%) OO
9 15 (25.86%) High Availability
10 14 (24.14%) Python
10 14 (24.14%) TDD
11 13 (22.41%) Apache
12 12 (20.69%) Zend
13 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.97%) Games
13 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
14 10 (17.24%) RESTful
14 10 (17.24%) Doctrine
14 10 (17.24%) Front End Development
14 10 (17.24%) Scrum
15 9 (15.52%) OOP
15 9 (15.52%) MVC
15 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
16 8 (13.79%) Zend Framework
16 8 (13.79%) PHP 5
16 8 (13.79%) jQuery
16 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
16 8 (13.79%) OO PHP

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.41%) Apache
2 6 (10.34%) Node.js
3 3 (5.17%) WordPress
4 2 (3.45%) Drupal
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
1 1 (1.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) MySQL
2 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.90%) Redis
5 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.07%) PHPUnit
4 6 (10.34%) Subversion
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 11 (18.97%) Games
2 4 (6.90%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) HTML
2 19 (32.76%) CSS
2 19 (32.76%) LAMP
3 10 (17.24%) Doctrine
3 10 (17.24%) RESTful
4 8 (13.79%) jQuery
4 8 (13.79%) Zend Framework
5 7 (12.07%) HTML5
5 7 (12.07%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (8.62%) Symfony
7 4 (6.90%) CSS3
8 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.45%) .NET
9 2 (3.45%) LESS
9 2 (3.45%) OAuth
9 2 (3.45%) Sass
9 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.45%) Web Services
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Animation
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) High Availability
2 15 (25.86%) OO
3 14 (24.14%) TDD
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
5 10 (17.24%) Front End Development
5 10 (17.24%) Scrum
6 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.52%) MVC
6 9 (15.52%) OOP
7 8 (13.79%) OO PHP
7 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Information Architecture
8 6 (10.34%) Open Source
8 6 (10.34%) OWASP
8 6 (10.34%) Software Architecture
8 6 (10.34%) Web Development
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.90%) DevOps
9 4 (6.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.59%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.72%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) C
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Zend
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle